J. Stephen Gupton, Jr. is a partner of the firm practicing in the areas of residential and commercial real estate, banking and financial institutions, estate planning and administration and local governmental law.
Steve is a native of Nashville, Tennessee. He attended the University of Georgia and Transylvania University from 1962 to 1966; receiving his Bachelor’s Degree (B.A.) from Transylvania University in 1966 and his Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree in 1970 from the Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University. While at Mercer Steve was a member of the Mercer Law Review.
Steve is a member of the State Bar of Georgia (1970), the Valdosta Bar Association, the Christian Legal Society, the Lowndes Drug Action Council and the Valdosta First United Methodist Church.
Steve and his wife Sue are the proud parents of three children and are blessed to have five grandchildren, all living in Valdosta, Georgia.